Application Period

The application period is now closed for the Medically Complex Children’s Waiver. We are currently reviewing the applications received. Once we have identified our top applicants we will begin the enrollment process. We will verify medical information for our top applicants. We anticipate this process to take a few weeks. If you have additional questions please contact us.

Purpose: This program provides medical assistance to children who are medically complex. This waiver serves the following population:

  • Children ages 0-18
  • Children who have 3 or more specialty physicians
  • Children who have 3 or more organ systems involved in their disability
  • Children who are not meeting age appropriate milestones for their activities of daily living; this includes eating, toileting, dressing, bathing and mobility
  • Children who have a SSI Disability Designation through the SSA or a disability determination by the State Medical Review Board, this will be coordinated as part of the MCCW application process.

Answers to frequently asked questions about the application process and other program details are now available at: FAQ Sheet

To be notified of the next open application period, please enroll in the MCCW listserv by following the link found here.

For more information, please contact the Utah Department of Health.
Toll-free Phone: 1-800-662-9651, option 5